New Digital Restorations
On the occasion of the release of a new edition of the invaluable "Masterworks of American Avant-Garde Experimental Film" blu-ray set, we are happy to show a special female-filmmaker-centric selection of the films represented in the set. These films were collected from archives around the world and beautifully restored in high definition.
TARANTELLA (1940) by Mary Ellen Bute, Ted Nemeth, animation by Norman McLaren
MESHES OF THE AFTERNOON (1943) by Maya Deren, A. Hackenschmied
MEDITATION ON VIOLENCE (1948) by Maya Deren
IN THE STREET (filmed 1945-46, released 1948, 1952) by Helen Levitt, Janice Loeb, James Agee.
ABSTRONIC (1952) by Mary Ellen Bute, Ted Nemeth
HURRY, HURRY! (1957) by Marie Menken
TRANSPORT (1970) by Amy Greenfield